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    Chests are an item of furniture primarily used for storage, occasionally containing a series of drawers.

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    • 19th Century campaign chest

      19th Century campaign chest

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      An extremely rare 19th Century Anglo Colonial padouk and brass inlaid desk / chest, the top folds over to reveal and black leather inset writing surface with gilt and blind tooled decoration, with three ebony...

      £7,350.00

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    • Antique Shipwright's Chest, Pine Tool Box Trunk, W.G. Pollard Early 20th Century

      Antique Shipwright's Chest, Pine Tool Box Trunk, W.G. Pollard Early 20th Century

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5868

      This is an antique shipwright's chest, a stained pine tool box trunk bearing the name 'W.G. Pollard' and dating to the early 20th century. 

      • Beautifully crafted tool chest
      • Dark stained pine with a wax polished finish
      • 'W.G. Pollard, Shipwright 21295 M.C.D.'
      • Lock present but untested as key absent
      • The hinged lid opens to reveal storage within
      • A pair of removable, mahogany, divided trays
      • Beneath open, abundant storage

      An historical antique shipwright's chest of much interest. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 84.5cm (33.25'')
      Max Depth: 46cm (18'')
      Max Height: 33cm (13'')

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      Antique Shipwright's Chest, Pine Tool Box Trunk, W.G. Pollard Early 20th Century

      £475.00

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    • SMALL OLD SWEDISH PINE CHEST TRUNK

      SMALL OLD SWEDISH PINE CHEST TRUNK

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A small old Swedish pine dome top chest/trunk, in its original paintwork, dated 1837, and in very nice condition for its age. Inside you will find a small candle box inside, and the original strap...

      £247.00

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    • Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

      Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5783

      This is an antique dough bin. A French, pine, proving chest dating to the late 19th century and later. 

      • A dough bin in good order throughout
      • In stout stocks of pine displaying good colour
      • Attractive grain interest with a desirable aged patina
      • Rustic country kitchen appeal
      • Lift off planked top, displays well
      • Voluminous, clean storage within the canted trough
      • Raised on square section legs, splayed for stability
      • Offering useful storage within and a broad table top

      Unusual and practical antique dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 80cm (31.5'')
      Max Depth: 50cm (19.75'')
      Max Height: 71.5cm (28.25'')

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      Antique Dough Bin, French, Pine, Proving Chest, 19th Century and Later

      £725.00

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    • Large Quality Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      Large Quality Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      graver antiques & interiors, ipswich, united kingdom

      Large Quality Victorian Mahogany Military Chest having a lovely mahogany top, 2 long drawers below with brass military handles, solid mahogany sides with brass handles standing on bun feet. Lovely quality and condition. 61" x...

      £1,185.00

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    • Oak and Brass Bound Secretaire Campaign Chest

      Oak and Brass Bound Secretaire Campaign Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, oak and brass bound secretaire campaign chest with the makers label to the top left hand drawer, “The Army & Navy Stores.” The rectangular, 2 piece chest has 2 short drawers and 1...

      £2,650.00

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    • Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5431

      This is an antique dough bin, a large French, fruitwood, proving chest dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850.

      • Attractive honey tones to the fruitwood panels
      • Grain interest and a desirable aged patina
      • Of good proportion offering storage space within
      • Planked top with cleated ends
      • Hinged on original iron loop hinges
      • Offering voluminous storage space within
      • Solid side panels display well
      • Traditional pegged joints, robust and stable
      • Stout square section legs, the front ones featuring shaped feet

      A great French country antique dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 135.5cm (53.25'')
      Max Depth: 61cm (24'')
      Max Height: 76cm (30'')

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      Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      £1,295.00

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    • Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5829

      This is an antique Sadeli ware box. An Anglo-Indian jewellery box dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880. 

      • Beautifully crafted Sadeli ware box
      • Intricate geometric design
      • In earth tones
      • The domed lid dressed with a turned pull
      • Opening to reveal a scarlet red velvet interior
      • Ruched to the inside of the lid
      • Replaced lower strip to one side and minor losses

      A super example of a Sadeli ware box. Wear commensurate with age and careful use. Ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Depth: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Height: 6cm (2.25'')

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      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      £395.00

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    • LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

      LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A tall, and larger than average, Georgian mule chest, in very good condition for its age. Original penny end strap hinges to the lid, and original small wooden knobs to the drawers. A solid, sturdy,...

      £427.00

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    • Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

      Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, Victorian two-part teak military chest. The rectangular top with brass corners is over the brassbound chest with unusual brass carrying handles. There are four long drawers with a secretaire section to the top...

      £2,650.00

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    • 18th Century Oak Mule Chest

      18th Century Oak Mule Chest

      graver antiques & interiors, ipswich, united kingdom

      This is an 18th Century antique oak mule chest which has a lift up lid and four lovely panels to the front two drawers. It stands on original bracket feet. Ref 947

      £1,285.00

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    • Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

      Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5749

      This is a mid 20th century Burmese chest. A hard wood teak trunk contemporary to the Art Deco period, circa 1940. 

      • Of quality timber and craftsmanship
      • Attractive grain detail in a wax polished finish
      • Deep, rich tones and a desirable aged patina
      • Modestly decorated with paterae and pierced mounts
      • Delineated with mirrored rope twist bands to the lid and plinth
      • Carry handles to the ends and raised upon large ball feet
      • Beautifully shaped and pierced lock plates, key absent
      • The lid lifts on quality piano hinge to reveal voluminous storage within

      A delightful chest in mellow tones. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 110cm (43.25'')
      Max Depth: 58cm (22.75'')
      Max Height: 67cm (26.5'')

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      Mid 20th Century Burmese Chest, Blanket Box, Wooden Trunk, Circa 1940

      £1,495.00

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    • Victorian Teak Military Chest

      Victorian Teak Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, Victorian two-part teak military chest. The rectangular top with brass corners over the brassbound chest with unusual brass carrying handles. It has 2 short over 3 long drawers with original, elaborate inset campaign...

      £2,650.00

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    • Antique Pine Carriage Chest, English, Victorian, Blanket Box, Trunk, Circa 1890

      Antique Pine Carriage Chest, English, Victorian, Blanket Box, Trunk, Circa 1890

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5782

      This is an antique pine carriage chest. An English, Victorian, blanket box or trunk, dating to the late 19th century, circa 1890. 

      • Warm hues in the waxed finish to the antique pine
      • Attractive 'through' dovetail joints and grain interest throughout
      • Solid brass loop carry handles over pierced back-plates
      • Brass keyhole escutcheon, lock untested as key absent
      • Lid lifts on quality hinges to reveal voluminous storage within
      • Raised on an attractive deep plinth with upper moulding

      A super antique pine carriage chest. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 63cm (24.75'')
      Max Depth: 40cm (15.75'')
      Max Height: 38cm (15'')

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      Antique Pine Carriage Chest, English, Victorian, Blanket Box, Trunk, Circa 1890

      £695.00

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    • Little alpine chest

      Little alpine chest

      antichità missaglia, albignasego, italy

      Original small Tyrolean chest, whose structure is entirely painted in deep blue. On the front two panels are embellished with bouquets of flowers. On the sides the decoration simulates the grain of the wood. This...

      £864.53

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    • Antique Pine Trunk, English, Victorian, Blanket, Carriage Chest, Box, Circa 1880

      Antique Pine Trunk, English, Victorian, Blanket, Carriage Chest, Box, Circa 1880

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5542

      This is an antique pine trunk, an English, Victorian blanket or carriage chest, or box, dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880.

      • Warm hues in the waxed finish to the antique pine
      • Attractive 'through' dovetail joints
      • Brass lock untested as key absent
      • Lid lifts on quality hinges to reveal voluminous storage within
      • Raised on an attractive shaped plinth

      A super blanket chest that would also make a great coffee table. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 80.5cm (31.75'')
      Max Depth: 48cm (19'')
      Max Height: 40cm (15.75'')

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      Antique Pine Trunk, English, Victorian, Blanket, Carriage Chest, Box, Circa 1880

      £625.00

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    • Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 12.1573

      This is an antique ottoman dating to the Victorian period c.1870. 

      • Classic sarcophagus shape influenced by the discoveries of the time
      • Hinged tilt top rises to reveal voluminous storage space within
      • Stuffed top over robust frame providing a firm, stable seat
      • Currently upholstered in floral fabric, ripe for recovering
      • Raised on original hollowed bun feet over wooden castors

      A super piece of furniture. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 86.5cm (34'')
      Max Depth: 49.5cm (19.5'')
      Max Height: 48.25cm (19'')

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      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      £695.00

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    • Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest    (Very Large)

      Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest (Very Large)

      rosedale antiques, southampton, united kingdom

      A superb example of a French solid oak treasure chest / blanket box circa 1890 . Featuring beautiful folding iron handles, main lid prop and internal compartment with drop lid. This is a very large...

      £575.00

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    • Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5757

      This is an antique coffer, an English oak, joined chest. An early 18th century three panel trunk dating to circa 1700.

      • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
      • Joined construction with grain interest throughout
      • Displaying wisps of medullary rays and a desirable aged patina
      • Three panel construction to front, to and back, single to the ends
      • Muntins and stiles display modest moulded decoration
      • Iron lock plate, fastener and key absent
      • Lid opens on later, hand forged iron strap hinges
      • Voluminous, clean and tidy storage within

      A super antique coffer in English oak. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
      Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
      Max Height: 61cm (24'')

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      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      £985.00

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    • LATE 19TH CENTURY PINE FLAT TOP CHEST

      LATE 19TH CENTURY PINE FLAT TOP CHEST

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A late 19th century pine flat top blanket chest in lovely clean condition, dating from c.1880. Recently stripped to the bare wood, ready for waxing or painting. Original carrying handles on either side, in good...

      £327.00

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    • Antique Coffer, 6 Plank Sword Chest, English, Oak, 17th Century, Circa 1660

      Antique Coffer, 6 Plank Sword Chest, English, Oak, 17th Century, Circa 1660

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5721

      This is an antique coffer, a 6 plank sword chest in English oak dating to the 17th century c.1660.

      • Classic six board construction
      • English oak with desirable aged patina
      • Raised on extended stiles to the ends
      • The top displays well with moulded edge detail
      • Retaining an iron hasp and fastener with swing keyhole plate, key absent
      • Strap hinged lid reveals voluminous storage within and a candle box to one end

      A good example of its type. Solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 88cm (34.75'')
      Max Depth: 40cm (15.75'')
      Max Height: 54.5cm (21.5'')

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      Antique Coffer, 6 Plank Sword Chest, English, Oak, 17th Century, Circa 1660

      £1,695.00

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    • Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5661

      This is an antique mule chest, an English, oak trunk dating to the early 18th century, circa 1700. 

      • Attractive English oak with good colour and an aged patina
      • Three chamfered field panel front over a pair of drawers
      • Two panel sides, panelled to the reverse, raised on squat stile feet
      • The field panel front displays well with grain interest
      • Stiles, rails and muntins with visible pegs for strength
      • Panel drawer fronts dressed with later, pierced brass back-plates and drop handles
      • Thick, planked lid with moulded edge detail, lifts on iron strap hinges
      • Iron lock behind later brass lock escutcheon, key absent
      • Great proportions providing voluminous storage

      A super antique mule chest with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 123cm (48.5'')
      Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
      Max Height: 84cm (33'')

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      Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      £2,250.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a very good quality Victorian Rosewood Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has 6 graduated drawers, each with turned handles. The third drawer down is a secretaire, with a fall front opening to...

      £3,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Mahogany Campaign Secretaire Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top with a fall front, opening to reveal a fully fitted interior comprising of pigeon holes...

      £1,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top, above two dummy drawers with drop down fronts that open to reveal secretaire,comprising of pigeon...

      £1,250.00

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